Website Or Google My Business – How To Decide

Website Or Google My Business – How To Decide

Is it best to spend time on building a small business website or a Google My Business listing? You may feel you do not have the time and resources to focus on both. Unfortunately, it’s not quite that easy as failure to have one will impact on the results you can...

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Small Business SEO – The Basics

There is little doubt small business SEO best has changed dramatically in recent years and the rate of change is accelerating. What is SEO? How can it help small business and is it worth the effort? In basic terms, the world wide web (www) is simply links between...

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Small Business Failure – It’s All In The Mind

If your business is failing or (worse still) you have recently been through a small business collapse don’t be too hard on yourself. Let me let you in on a dirty little secret there are plenty of people who make a substantial long term living out of being a failure....

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The Power Of Word Of Mouth Marketing

How effective is word of mouth marketing for small businesses? If performed correctly and consistently we suggest it is the most effective marketing a small business can employ. It may not deliver all the new prospects a business needs each month but it should...

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4 Small Business Marketing Myths

There are many small business marketing myths that continue to be peddled online. Perhaps the myths come from those who know no better. Or it could be based more on the vested interests involved. Whatever the reason any small business falling for the hype is likely to...

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When Is A Search Engine Not A Search Engine?

Question - when is a search engine not a search engine? Answer - when it's an answer engine. it is important to understand the difference, understand what potential customers are looking for and decide on your tactics accordingly. Are prospects looking for a quick...

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A New Small Business Website – Is it really necessary

When trying to take your business to the next level don’t believe the ‘all you need is a new small business website’ hype. A new website could make a huge difference, but it might not. As a stand-alone item, a new (or updated) website can be a complete waste of time...

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Build A Joined Up marketing Process

Don’t shoot the messenger but the latest small business marketing tactic you may have heard about won’t work. Now I have that off my chest let me clarify that statement – it will not work in isolation. Only a joined-up local marketing process will produce the required...

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